Nine new pastors, administrators

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The Most Reverend Paul S. Loverde, Bishop of Arlington, has announced the following clergy appointments effective on Wednesday, July 7, 2010, except where noted differently.

Pastors

Reverend Gerard Creedon - from Pastor of the Church of Saint Charles Borromeo in Arlington to Pastor of the Church of the Holy Family in Dale City.

Reverend Denis M. Donahue - from Pastor of the Church of Saint Rita in Alexandria to Pastor of the Church of Saint Philip in Falls Church.

Reverend Paul M. Eversole - from Pastor of the Church of Our Lady of Angels in Woodbridge to Pastor of the Church of Saint Matthew in Spotsylvania.

Reverend Daniel N. Gee - from Chaplain of Christendom College, Front Royal, to Pastor of the Church of Saint Rita in Alexandria.

Reverend James R. Gould - from Pastor of the Church of Saint Raymond of Peñafort in Springfield to Pastor of the Church of Saint John the Evangelist in Warrenton.

Reverend Horace H. Grinnell - from Pastor of the Church of Saint Anthony in Falls Church to Pastor of the Church of Saint Charles Borromeo in Arlington.

Reverend Kevin B. Walsh - from Pastor of the Church of Saint Philip in Falls Church to Pastor of the Church of Saint Anthony in Falls Church.

Parochial Administrators

Reverend John C. De Celles - from Parochial Vicar at the Church of Saint Mary in Alexandria to Parochial Administrator of the Church of Saint Raymond of Peñafort in Springfield.

Reverend J. Kevin O'Keefe - from Parochial Vicar at the Church of the Nativity in Burke to Parochial Administrator of the Church of Our Lady of Angels in Woodbridge.

Parochial Vicars

Reverend Stephen Holmes - from Parochial Vicar at the Church of Saint Veronica in Chantilly to Parochial Vicar at the Church of Saint Ambrose in Annandale.

Reverend Edward R. Horkan - from Parochial Vicar at the Church of Saint Rita in Alexandria to Parochial Vicar at the Church of Saint James in Falls Church.

Reverend Wilson I. Korpi - from Parochial Vicar at the Church of Saint Mary of the Immaculate Conception in Fredericksburg to Parochial Vicar at the Church of the Nativity in Burke.

Reverend John H. Melmer - from Pastor of the Church of Saint John the Evangelist in Warrenton to Parochial Vicar at the Church of All Saints in Manassas.

Reverend John T. O'Hara - from Parochial Vicar at the Church of Saint Charles Borromeo in Arlington to Parochial Vicar at the Church of the Holy Family in Dale City.

Reverend Juan A. Puigbo - from service outside the diocese to Parochial Vicar at the Church of All Saints in Manassas.

Reverend Charles C. Smith - from Administrative Leave to Parochial Vicar at the Church of Saint Veronica in Chantilly.

Reverend Robert J. Wagner - from continued studies at the Pontifical North American College in Rome to Parochial Vicar at the Church of Saint Leo the Great in Fairfax.

Special Assignments

Reverend Daniel F. Hanley - from Parochial Vicar at the Church of Saint James in Falls Church to Secretary to the Bishop with residence at the Saint Thomas More Center, and Diocesan Vocation Promoter.

Reverend Donald J. Planty - from Pastor of the Church of the Holy Family in Dale City to Chaplain of Christendom College in Front Royal, and to part-time Hispanic Ministry at the Church of Saint John the Baptist in Front Royal.

Reverend John J. Riley - from Pastor of the Church of Saint Matthew in Spotsylvania to service in the Archdiocese of Denver at the Augustine Institute.

Reverend Jamie R. Workman - from Parochial Vicar at the Cathedral of Saint Thomas More to Canon Law Studies at the Catholic University of America in Washington, D.C., with continued residence at the Cathedral of Saint Thomas More in Arlington.

Newly Ordained

Reverend Edward J. Bresnahan, newly ordained, Parochial Vicar at the Church of Saint Mary of the Immaculate Conception in Fredericksburg.

Reverend Michael J. R. Kelly, newly ordained, Parochial Vicar at the Church of Saint Mary in Alexandria.

Reverend Jason Weber - newly ordained, Parochial Vicar at the Cathedral of Saint Thomas More in Arlington.

Deacon Assignment

Reverend Mr. William B. Schierer - newly ordained, Deacon at the Church of the Blessed Sacrament in Alexandria, was effective June 14, 2010.

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